DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Platform as a service (PaaS) Global Market Report 2022, By Type, Deployment, End User" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The global platform as a service (paas) market is expected to grow from $49.41 billion in 2021 to $57.15 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.7%. The market is expected to reach $96.24 billion in 2026 at a CAGR of 13.9%.
Major players in the Platform as a Service (PaaS) market are Amazon Web Service, Salesforce Platform, IBM Cloud Foundry, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Function, Red Hat, Inc., Oracle Cloud PaaS, SAP SE, Engine Yard, ActiveState Software Inc., Software AG, VMware Inc., Cloud Foundry, EMC Corporation and AT&T Inc.
The Platform as a Service (PaaS) market consists of sales from cloud-based platform services. PaaS is a cloud computing model that provides a platform to the customers to develop, run and manage applications over the internet. Revenue in the market is generated by the companies by way of subscriptions and licenses from web/software developers or other business households.
There are four different types of PaaS which can be classified as computing platforms, web applications, business application and social applications. The global revenue of this industry is the cumulative revenue of all the companies engaged in providing any of the above services. Some of the Paas providers are Salesforce, Heroku, Amazon Web Service (AWS), Elastic Beanstalk and Microsoft Azure etc.
The main types of Platform as a Service (PaaS) are application infrastructure and middleware (AIM), database management systems (DBMS), business intelligence platform (BIP) and application development on cloud. A business intelligence platform (BIP) is a software that assists businesses in gathering, understanding, and visualizing data. It is the foundation of a company's business intelligence strategy, which is how the company uses data to make better decisions.
The platform services are deployed through public cloud, private cloud, hybrid cloud by various end users such as financial institutions and services (BFSI), technology, retail, distribution, education services, travel and transport, healthcare and life sciences and others.
North America was the largest region in the Platform as a Service (PaaS) market in 2021. Western Europe was the second largest region in the Platform as a Service (PaaS) market. The regions covered in the Platform as a Service (PaaS) market are Asia-Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, Middle East and Africa.
Many companies are outsourcing application and webhosting to third party managed hosting services companies to reduce the IT infrastructure costs. Procurement of servers, storage devices and other software applications and hire professionals to develop and maintain websites and host applications are much more expensive for businesses than outsourcing these functions to third party managed services companies.
PaaS being an online platform face risks and security threats that might act as a restraint to the market. Companies in the industry consider security perspectives like privacy, access control and service continuity, to protect both the service provider and the user. According to cyber security statistics by PurpleSec, ransomware attacks are estimated to cost $6 trillion annually by 2021.
PaaS services are often subject to certain vulnerabilities such as lax default application configuration and holes in secure socket layers (SSL) protocols. For instance, some of the common risk issues experienced in Microsoft Azure are misplaced or lost Linux updates, lost third party patches and unavailability of Microsoft updates.
Companies in the industry are increasingly preferring hybrid cloud solutions to increase efficiency, innovation, and reduce costs. Hybrid Cloud refers to a cloud infrastructure environment that is a mixture of private cloud, on-premises computing and public cloud solutions. Platform as a service providing companies in the industry are leveraging this technology to enhance their agility, capability, increase development & deployment speed, and reduce IT costs.
For instance, Amazon Web Service, a cloud computing platform, has developed a set of hybrid capabilities in the industry to capitalize on the global market. Some of the major hybrid cloud providers are Amazon, Microsoft, and VMWare, followed by other technology companies IBM, Apple, Google, Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Oracle, and Rackspace.
In October, 2021, Microsoft Corporation, an American technology company, acquired Clear Software for an undisclosed amount. With this acquisition, Microsoft intends to improve Power Platform connectivity to external systems. Clear Software is a US-based integration platform-as-a-service (iPaaS) provider.
The countries covered in the Platform as a Service (PaaS) market are Australia, Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, South Korea, UK and USA.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
2. Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market Characteristics
3. Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market Size And Growth
3.1. Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) Historic Market, 2016-2021, $ Billion
3.1.1. Drivers Of The Market
3.1.2. Restraints On The Market
3.2. Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) Forecast Market, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
3.2.1. Drivers Of The Market
3.2.2. Restraints On the Market
4. Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market Segmentation
4.1. Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market, Segmentation By Type, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
- Application Infrastructure and Middleware (AIM)
- Database Management Systems (DBMS)
- Business intelligence platform (BIP)
- Application development on Cloud
4.2. Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market, Segmentation By Deployment, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
- Public Cloud
- Private Cloud
- Hybrid Cloud
4.3. Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market, Segmentation By End User, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
- Financial Institutions and Services (BFSI)
- Education services
- Travel and transport
- Healthcare and life sciences
5. Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market Regional And Country Analysis
5.1. Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market, Split By Region, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
5.2. Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market, Split By Country, Historic and Forecast, 2016-2021, 2021-2026F, 2031F, $ Billion
- Amazon Web Service
- Salesforce Platform
- IBM Cloud Foundry
- Microsoft Azure
- Google Cloud Function
- Red Hat Inc.
- Oracle Cloud PaaS
- SAP SE
- Engine Yard
- ActiveState Software Inc.
- Software AG
- VMware Inc.
- Cloud Foundry
- EMC Corporation
- AT&T Inc.
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